Flex Connectors

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Project Support Engineer – Twyford

Flex Connectors Limited manufactures lighting connection and control products for the commercial lighting industry, and is a UK market leader in this sector.

The planned expansion of our in-house Major Projects Department has resulted in a vacancy for a Project Support Engineer based at our head office in Twyford.

Briefly responsibilities include the preparation of customer specific designs and quotations, working closely with our external sales team to ensure projects run efficiently from initial enquiry through to project completion and the fielding of technical enquiries from customers and colleagues alike.

The successful candidate will have a pleasant outgoing personality, excellent communicative skills, perform well under pressure, be self-motivated/proactive and be a team player.

Applicants should possess a good knowledge of electrical principals, be comfortable with IT; in particular Excel and Word. Experience of CAD would be an advantage but not a necessity.

This position would particularly suit an individual with electrical contracting experience who maybe looking for a career change.

Sales & Specification Engineer – North East Region

Flex Connectors Limited manufactures lighting connection and control products for the commercial lighting industry, and is a UK market leader in this sector.

The successful candidate will be located within West Yorkshire (Leeds/Bradford etc.) or North Yorkshire (York/Harrogate) covering: Yorkshire, County Durham & Northumberland.

The Role

To sell and promote the full suite of products within the wholesale, contractor and M & E consultant markets. The ideal candidate will have a technical sales background, meet regular sales targets, work to deadlines and coordinate projects. The role will require excellent communication and I T skills and perform the following duties:

  • Report to and update your line manager on a regular basis
  • Search for new clients who might benefit from company products and maximise client potential in designated region
  • Develop long-term relationships with clients through managing and interpreting their requirements.
  • Provide pre-sales technical assistance and product education, and after-sales support services
  • Support marketing activities by attending trade shows, conferences and other marketing events.
  • Make technical presentations and demonstrate how a product meets client needs.
  • Prepare reports for customers and liaise with the Internal Projects Department.
  • Update company contact data base and personal appointment calendar on a daily basis.

The Person

  • Enthusiastic, with the ability to work within a team structure
  • To have existing technical sales experience within the commercial lighting market
  • To have existing relationships with electrical contractrors and M&E consultants
  • To have excellent IT and communication skills
  • Clean UK driving licence preferred

Qualifications

City & Guilds Part 1, 2 and 3 or above preferred.

Package

  • Company bonus scheme
  • Company car
  • Pension
  • Sick Pay
  • Phone/laptop

Please send applications to hr@flexconnectors.co.uk.

Of course if you’d prefer, CVs can also be sent by post to:

Hr Department
Flex Connectors Ltd
Clifford House
Ruscombe Business Park
Ruscombe Lane
Twyford
Berkshire RG10 9LR